CAREERS // HAMDEN, CONNECTICUT

Junior Designer Opening

We are looking for a junior designer to join our design team and help us in producing high-quality design projects and content. You will be required to deliver on special tasks for the completion of projects and create unique ideas.

This is a part-time contracted position. You will be required to be on site and at times, work remotely with a maximum of 25 hours or less per week. 

What to expect from the role

  • Hands-on experience with helping in delivering design requirements.

  • Hands-on experience with design and image editing software.

  • Opportunity to be guided and work with professionals in the industry.

  • Learning how to organize, multitask and manage time.

  • Exposure to the design industry and its various responsibilities.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Adapt the agency's voice and tone for each of our audiences

  • Get coached to  create content  that tells a brand story, improves customer experiences and aids conversions to business goal. Platforms include website, Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram, etc.

  • Learn to optimize website content based on keyword, competitor, and on-page behavior analysis

  • Develop yourself into an agile problem-solver, collaborator and business thinker

  • Ensure copy adheres to brand standards, leverages best practices and reflects current trends

  • Demonstrate strong organizational, time management and prioritization skills

 

Responsibilities

  • Help deliver design requirements.

  • Create original graphic content for social media.

  • Create original content for agency's clients.

  • Understand the design idea and concept.

  • Pitch unique ideas for design projects.

  • Collaborate with Art Director and design team to produce the final product.

  • Use the best design methods, applications, software and techniques to work on the project.

  • Create drafts and models for review.

  • Take on specific tasks to support many projects underway.

  • Take in constructive criticism and produce quality work.

Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in fields related to design or pursuing your 3rd or 4th year in college.

  • A good portfolio of past design and creative projects.

  • Good experience with design software and editing tools. 

  • Good command over design techniques and visual elements.

  • Excellent communication, time management, and multitasking skills.

  • Good sportsmanship.

  • Teamwork skills.

  • Creative thinking with attention to details.

To be considered for this position you'll have to submit the following with your application. 

  • Cover letter

  • Resume 

  • Portfolio 

To apply,  please email all that's mentioned above to info@vpcreativeagency.com with the subject 

"Junior Designer Opening 2021"